Zindagii Shoista: Living with dignity

Preventing sexual and gender-based violence in Tajikistan

Summary:

This report summarises the findings of the formative research phase of the ‘Living with dignity’ project in Tajikistan, which is part of the broader ‘What Works to Prevent Violence Against Women and Girls’ programme funded by the UK Department for International Development. It is based on qualitative field research conducted in the four target villages of the project, two of which were in Penjikent district, and two in Jomi district in Tajikistan, using focus group discussions and in-depth interviews conducted in November and December 2015.